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Susan Silberberg is a city planner, urban designer, architect, author and MIT Lecturer. She works with public and private clients to improve our cities and communities and make great things happen. She is the Founder and Managing Director of CivicMoxie, LLC, and Co-founder of Fairsted Advisors, LLC. Susan is lead author of the MIT publication Places in the Making: How placemaking builds places and communities (2013). She is also author of “Pretext securitization of Boston’s public realm after 9/11: Motives, actors and a role for planners” in Policing Cities: Securitization and Regulation in a 21st Century World (Routledge, 2013). Susan spoke at Chicago Ideas Week in October 2013 and will speak at TEDxBeaconStreet in November 2014.

In The News

Access denied: how security is transforming public space

November 17, 2014

From In The Conversation

Cities and Cultural Innovation: A Creative Conversation

October 2, 2014

Art Week Boston — Cities and Cultural Innovation: A Creative Conversation

How Truly Public Are Our Public Spaces?

September 17, 2014

From e-Oculus

The NeighborWorks America Training Institute

June 20, 2014

The NeighborWorks America Training Institute — Our Founder and Managing Director Susan Silberberg is lead author of the MIT publication “Places in the Making: how placemaking builds places and communities.” The NeighborWorks America Training Institute provides training to thousands of community development professionals and activists every year. About 1,500 training participants take courses in the Community…

How to Build a Better Neighborhood

June 18, 2014

From The New York Times Opinionator

Susan Silberberg talks at The Art and Science of Placemaking seminar in Stockholm.

June 16, 2014

Susan Silberberg talks at The Art and Science of Placemaking seminar in Stockholm.

TEDxBeaconStreet talk coming soon! »

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